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Episode 22: Power of Persuasion with Isaiah McPeak

The following was a presentation by Isaiah McPeak, recorded at the 2013 Training Minds Camp at Point Loma University in San Diego. The topic was specifically on parliamentary debate, but Isaiah shares some incredible insights that can be useful to all debaters and speakers. Power of Persuasion with Isaiah McPeak Download the MP3 This presentation […]

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Episode 21: How to Make a Good Case Great

Chances are good that you have your cases written and ready to go, but with a little bit of attention applying the ideas given by Nationals Champion Matthew Erickson, you can push your case into the final rounds at your next tournament. Matthew Erickson on Making a Good Case Great Download the MP3 Here is […]

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Episode 20: Vance Trefethen and NCFCA Midseason Surprises

Podcast #20 is Midseason Blue author and coach Vance Trefethen. There are several interesting surprises in this year’s NCFCA resolution on the Middle East. Vance explains in today’s episode. Vance Trefethen and NCFCA’s Midseason Blue Download the MP3 Vance Trefethen authored the Midseason Blue, of which the NCFCA version releases next week on January 15. The […]

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Episode 19: Vance Trefethen and Stoa Midseason Surprises

Podcast #19 is Midseason Blue author and coach Vance Trefethen. He has been working with students all over the country on both Stoa and NCFCA resolutions. This week Vance covers the Stoa resolution, the Midseason Blue available immediately. Vance Trefethen and Stoa’s Midseason Blue Download the MP3 Vance Trefethen authored the Midseason Blue, of which […]

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Episode 18: Travis Herche on 12 Ways to Be More Persuasive

Given in Colorado 2012, coach Travis Herche gives 12 ways to be more persuasive in either TP or LD debate as well as persuasive oratory speeches. Travis Herche on 12 Ways to Be More Persuasive Download the MP3 Notes: 12 Ways to Be More Persuasive Be like the judge. Harness backwards rationalization Be logically impeccable Make the […]

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Episode 17: Josh Taylor and Training Minds Ministry

Merry Christmas, speakers and debaters! Today’s podcast runs through three important topics of business before hearing from the ministry’s good friend Josh Taylor of Blimey Cow. Josh Taylor and Training Minds Ministry Download the MP3 Today’s Podcast Business 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Training Minds Ministry Donations Jeub Family Christmas Letter Links Mentioned Monument Publishing’s […]

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Episode 16: Patrick McConlogue and Training Minds Ministry

Today Chris Jeub interviews Patrick McConlogue from the For Action Conference in January. He also goes through three very important topics — history, purpose and changes to Training Minds Ministry — three topics that are very important to Training Minds, but you’ll soon realize that these are important to you, too. Patrick McConlogue and Training Minds Ministry […]

Coach Vance giving the "final showdown" at camp.

Episode 15: Cross-Examination with Vance Trefethen

We are hearing from perhaps the top-most sought after debate coach in the nation, Vance Trefethen. This is his favorite lecture at Training Minds Camps: How to Give and Respond to Cross-Examination Questions. Vance Trefethen on Cross-Examination Download the MP3 This week’s podcast covers a lot of ground. Be sure to take good notes, and here […]

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